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Skene House Rosemount
Ranked #2 of 64 Hotels in Aberdeen
Certificate of Excellence
Stirling, United Kingdom
1 review
“A second stay at Rosemount”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2013

After our previous visit we were sure that this might well become our regular "second home." Family live near. Theatre, Art Gallery and main shopping also near. We were in the converted church part of the hotel and found on both occasions that all the facilities were excellent, the staff most helpful and the breakfast room not only offered a generous choice of fare but a concerned and interested cook (Mrs. Dawson?) Comfort, attention and courtesy. We will be back soon.

Room Tip: In the converted church the lowest and highest floors are the most modern with spiral staircases to...
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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
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jan-skene, Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 25, 2013
Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review after your recent Aberdeen visit.
It was lovely to hear that we were becoming your second home. We aim to make all of our guests as comfortable as they can be so hearing that we are getting it right is great.
Our staff really enjoy getting to know our regular guests and providing what they need from the initial booking through to our receptionists on check out. They will be very pleased to hear that you found them so helpful. I will make sure Lynda Dawson in particular reads your comments.
Thank you again and we look forward to your next visit.
Kind regards
Jan Millard
Manager
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

Wanted a decent priced room for one night and instead got a small apartment with cooking facilities, secure parking right in the heart if the city. Great value and far better than a travel inn or cheap hotel. Great staff,very helpful and keen to help. Well done Skene House Rosemount. I'm back next Saturday fir another one night stay.

Stayed June 2013, traveled solo
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Thank Pressendye
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jan-skene, Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 25, 2013
Thank you for choosing Skene House Rosemount for your recent trip to Aberdeen.
It was great to read that not only were you very happy with your suite but that you have already booked another visit.
We feel our suites offer the best of both worlds but at a very reasonable price. You have the facilities of a hotel but with all of the comforts of home in one suite. You can eat in with a takeaway delivered to your door, use the kitchen to make your favourite meals or or use one of our many partner restuarants for something a bit special.
Our staff are keen to make each stay as good as possible and to provide anything that you might need. They will be delighted to read that you were so impressed with them.
Thank you again and we'll see you next time.
Kind regards
Jan Millard
Manager
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2013

The suites are spacious and well appointed, great if you are staying for a few days. There is also a well equipped kitchenette so you can eat in if you want.

Staff are great and really helpful greeting you with a smile.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
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jan-skene, Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 25, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to review Skene House Rosemount after your recent stay with us. I was delighted that you were so happy with your time here.
I will make sure our staff get a chance to read your lovely comments.
Thank you again and hopefully we will see you soon.
Kind regards
Jan Millard
Manager
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2013

My girlfriend booked us in for one night, very last minute, and managed to get a room in Skene Rosemount for just £66. We were scheduled to get a "Superior" suite but were told on arrival that we had a complimentary upgrade. This was the second time we'd stayed in a Skene House property and we were extremely impressed with this one. The place was immaculately clean and well equipped, the staff were very friendly and helpful and the continental breakfast was excellent. It's very well located for the city centre although finding the car park could become a new sport! Most definitely great value for money.

Room Tip: The third floor, where we stayed, has direct access to street level.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Chris G
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JenniferMLindsay, Public Relations Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Thanks for choosing to return to Skene House HotelSuites for a second time. We value your comments very highly and we are delighted that you were extremely impressed with Skene House Rosemount.

We look forward to welcoming you back again soon; in the meantime you can keep up-to-date with our latest value for money offers on Facebook and Twitter.

With kind regards,

Rosalind McClure
Digital Marketing Executive
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013

Stayed in the apartments in Rosemount for 4 nights - very clean and even though they were 5 years old the decor was as new. The room was duplex with a spiral staircase to the bedroom area. The breakfasts were excellent - especially Lynda who greeted us each morning as if we were her own family! She is a gem! Continental food range was great with an excellent range of food on offer from cornflakes, muesli etc to boiled eggs - if you wanted cooked breakfast - that was extra. Flat screen TV and high speed WIFI - were also great. Parking was initially a bit awkward to find but plenty on offer. Superb location with free parking.Often got cigarette smoke right outside the main exit door from inconsiderate smokers. Will stay again.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
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Thank Diff-Mike
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JenniferMLindsay, Public Relations Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Thank you very much for your kind review. I will pass your comments on to Lynda who will be delighted that you have mentioned her.

We look forward to welcoming you back to Skene House Rosemount very soon! We aim to meet the needs of our guests as much as possible, for your next visit you can contact our reservations team directly and request to be allocated away from a main door entrance if you prefer.

With kind regards,

Rosalind McClure
Digital Marketing Executive
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2013

Stayed in Aberdeen for 2 nights in May:

Positives:
Clean room / apartment.
More than decent breakfast.
This place was a pleasant walk away from restaurants.
One bus stop right outside Skene House.

Negatives:
- poor wifi
- warmer than freezing-cold but NOT hot water in May

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
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Thank NorwayDe
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JenniferMLindsay, Public Relations Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Thanks for taking the time to review Skene House Rosemount. Your comments are highly valued and help us to continually improve our customer service offering.

We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our deluxe breakfast selection and the convenience of our city centre location; however, we are very sorry that the water temperature in your suite was not hot enough and that the free WiFi was inadequate. We will do our best to ensure that these issues are rectified as soon as possible.

We hope that you will consider Skene House HotelSuites again in the future, you can contact our reservations team direct to discuss your specific requirements and we can allocate you to a suite and a property which best meets your needs and expectations.

With kind regards,

Rosalind McClure
Digital Marketing Executive
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Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2013

Stayed for one night (a Saturday) for £121. When first entering the apartment I did think it was very old fashioned compared to some of the pics on the website - the kitchen and bathroom units in particular were very dated as was the big old-style TV with a tube. BUT it was spotlessly clean, well appointed, excellently located, had free parking and free wifi and for £121 for 2 fair size bedrooms, a huge lounge, bathroom and kitchen in the centre of Aberdeen, you can't really complain about it being a bit old fashioned. Reception check-in was very friendly as was the help with the bags. The hairdryer was broken and they replaced it straight away. Noise from the upstairs flat was a bit of a pest - but the one below us probably said the same about us! I would definitely use it again.

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  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
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Thank StepTrac
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JenniferMLindsay, Public Relations Manager at Skene House Rosemount, responded to this review, June 4, 2013
Thank-you for taking the time to review Skene House Rosemount and for awarding us 4 out of 5 stars. Your comments are highly valued and help us to continually improve our service offering.

We are sorry to hear that your suite did not meet your expectations according to the images you saw on our website. We are working towards ensuring that images of all of our suite types are well presented on our website.

On the plus side, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the space and convenience of our city centre property along with the friendly ad dedicated service of our team.

We hope that you will consider to stay at Skene House HotelSuites again; you can contact our reservations team direct to discuss your specific requirements and we can allocate you to a suite which best meets your needs and expectations.

With kind regards,

Rosalind McClure
Digital Marketing Executive
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Property: Skene House Rosemount
Address: Skene House 96 Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen AB25 1NX, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Aberdeen
#5 Business Hotel in Aberdeen
#5 Romantic Hotel in Aberdeen
#6 Family Hotel in Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Skene House Rosemount 4*
Number of rooms: 101
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
4* Hotel Suites set in the cultural quarter of Aberdeen, only a few minutes' walk to the theatre, art galleries and shopping centres. Smart, modern & comfortable serviced accommodation in Aberdeen with additional benefit of hotel services. Interiors have been designed by leading interior designers to offer guests a more minimal, streamline aesthetic - from the duplex penthouses offering bright and airy loft-style living to a more homely environment in Rothko's tequila sunrise hues. ... more   less 
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